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GNU Mailutils Multiple IMAP Vulnerabilities

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running GNU Mailutils, an open source package that includes tools for running and managing a mail server. This version of GNU Mailutils is vulnerable to several remote buffer overflows. An attacker exploiting these flaws will be able to execute arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.